diy notebooks as holiday gifts

Pretty notebook transformation... the "after" makes a gorgeous yet easy-to-make  gift!

I was just in charge of fancying up mini composition notebooks to “gratitude journals” for a womens church party and feel like a schlup now after seeing Smitha’s gorgeous transformation! Just take a look and let’s pretend that 80 women who received mine don’t see this post, haha! Love these! Hello there! My name is Smitha from […]

gold antler reindeer makeover

Cute thrifted deer makeover by lollyjane.com

Today’s Christmas post is sponsored by minted.  My Christmas cards just arrived and I couldn’t be happier.  Keep them in mind for your holiday needs!   It’s the 10th of the month which means it’s our creative group blog hop! This is our 16th post as a group and we think it’ll be our last, […]

How I lost 40 pounds in 10 weeks!

Read this awesome article on how he lost 40# in 10 weeks!

We are welcoming our baby brother as our guest today. We are so dang proud of this guy and can’t wait for you to see why (: We love you, Mikey! Hello LollyJaners! This is the Twins’ (bigger) little brother Mike. I have always been a little bigger, but thanks to the inspiration of my […]

scallop wooden trim tutorial | closet makeover

Pretty scallop trim closet tutorial | Adorable little girls bedroom ideas.

My 5 year old’s room has been on t0-do list for years.  And that is when I started it..years ago! Poor girl!  She’s had gray blank walls in her room for far too long. So happy that BLACK+DECKER is hosting a “Your Big Finish” challenge – to finally complete a project that has been neglected in […]

teal bench makeover

Gorgeous teal bench makeover!  See how easy it is to refinish old furniture to make it new again.| lollyjane.com

Earlier this month we shared the perfect teal color, Teal Zeal by Glidden paint.  It’s part of their new simplified color palette and we just adore it.  Check out our many color inspiration ideas, so much eye candy for the home!  This bench has been in our marriage as long as our oldest daughter has been.  My […]

The best color teal ever!

Love this color "Teal Zeal" by Glidden. Gorg!

We love paint. Like, love it to the point where we inevitably end up in the paint department at Walmart or Home Depot on any given trip just looking at swatches with a little bubble emoji above our heads, thinking about what we can paint or REpaint next. True story.  Every time I walk past […]

mint mirror makeover

Spray Painted Mint Mirror | lollyjane.com

The power of other people’s junk never ceases to amaze!  We were in the midst of this crazy bedroom makeover, painting like fools to get all the furniture painted in Kell’s driveway.  Our mom lives next door and chatted with us a bit.  Soon she called and said a neighbor had a cute mirror for […]

Rockin’ Moroccan stenciled bedroom

Pretty gray/white/mint bedroom makeover | lollyjane.com

We busted our rears to finish this Moroccan stencil bedroom makeover in just 5 days the first week of June…and then didn’t post the pics for three months. Oops.  I guess we needed to wait until real life slowed down and we got into the groove of our kids getting back into their school schedules.  This […]

HomeGoods happy office makeover + Giveaway!

After the HomeGoods office makeover!

Happy Sunday!  We usually don’t post on Sundays but thought this was a good enough cause. HomeGoods challenged us to share happiness to someone as part of their ‘Happiness Happens’ campaign.  We love decorating. And sharing happy.  And HomeGoods.  Challenge accepted! I received a $250 gift card and chose to spruce up my husband’s work office.  You […]

Man cave makeover

Industrial man cave home office. Love the modern ceiling fan and that desk! Awesome space!

If you give a blogger a ceiling fan… she will hang it, right? Hmm, kind of. Said blogger will decide that the space-that-must-not-be-named (aka: that one room every family has in their house that the door stays shut at all times…remember ours?) will need a makeover to match said ceiling fan because it’s all modern and chrome-y looking […]

Masculine home office ideas

Masculine home office space

Have you seen that episode of FRIENDS where organized/clean freak Monica tries to hide the locked hall closet from Chandler and when he finally pries it open there is a hot mess of clutter and slight hoarding revealed? Well friends (see what I did there? Haha!) just like our favorite Gellar sibling, it turns out that Kelli, […]

tips on how to paint concrete flooring

Yellow/White striped concrete floors, so pretty! | Come check out some great tips on lollyjane.com

So y’all remember when we were invited to share our craft room in a magazine? Of course that crazy herringbone bookcase caught their attention.  Well Kristi got a little ambitious and told them we’d have new flooring before their photographer came by to snap some pics.  Uhm, hello… what??  We knew wood floors were out of our […]

18+ Creative ways to upcycle doors

Chalkboard any surface in any color... awesome tutorial! via lollyjane.com

Planning a home renovation soon? Don’t throw away those old cabinet doors or the plain Jane doors you’ll be replacing! Or, at least wait until you’re done reading our post to see if they have potential to be something else! ;) We’ve partnered with Hometalk to show you 18+ creative ways to upcycle those doors! You may […]

Master Bedroom Refresh, hello yellow!

Master Bedroom Refresh, hello yellow! Gorgeous duvet + shams! | via www.lollyjane.com

Do you switch out your linens seasonally?  One of my close friends does this and I always thought she was bonkers, who can afford to swap every bed set out when the weather changes?? And she even has four seasons, here in AZ we only have two.  And that second one isn’t much different than […]

Framed polka dot dry-erase board

Turn a thrifted frame to a cute dry-erase board in less than 30 minutes! via @lollyjaneblog

It’s the 10th, yippee! We’ve been looking forward to another fabulously themed roundup from 9 other bloggers who are making POLKA DOTS look good for this months theme! Who doesn’t love polka dots, right? So fun, playful and classic. Each month we love seeing how each blogger takes the theme and runs with it… and this […]

Striped nautical stool revamp

Striped Nautical Stool revamp. Love the gold anchor, cute!

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of FrogTape Brand Painter’s Tape for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Remember when we inherited a whole slew of decor + furniture from our grandparents? Well in the lot of vintage pieces were these cute wooden twin stools, perfect for the bathroom to help our littles […]

Macramé lamp redo

Macrame lamp redo via lollyjane.com

Oh my heck ya’ll, remember when you saw this macramé lamp from our grandmothers house recently inherited to us? (If you don’t remember then get to following us on Insta! ;)) Anyway we took your advice and made this puppy over! We could have entered the “before” in Better After’s Ugly Lamp Contest… although this lamp […]

Furniture makeover… in just 3 easy steps!

Furniture-redo-LollyJane.com

Us Arizonan’s have been SO spoiled with our gorgeous 70-80 degree temps, aka: prime painting weather, and I was too happy to get started revamping a couch table I snagged on Craigslist for $70… AND completed in just 3 easy steps! Here’s a peek at the drab before (this now-sofa table had me at those […]

mint farmhouse table

Stain top mint chalkpaint farmhouse table #farmhousetable #chalkpaint #mint

This week my in-laws are visiting and I finally got my craft room cleaned up a little.  Which reminded me I never posted final shots of my mint farmhouse table and my review of trying homemade chalk paint, I love how cheap and easy it is!!  I’ve seen tons of these tables in people’s houses […]

Two-tone coffee table tutorial | furniture makeover

DIY two-tone coffee table tutorial

Happy Monday! We’re back with another easy tutorial today, this time sharing how to take a boring thrifted coffee table and turning it into a two-tone beauty!  As y’all know, we like to share inexpensive alternatives to spending major money and this one was one of our cheapest furniture redo’s yet. (; Take a peek […]